The Celtics and Sixers face off tonight in a clash that I’m 99.9% sure will be contained strictly to playing basketball only.
This was not the case in the 1980s. Back in the day the Celtics and Sixers fought more often then they played basketball, or at least it seemed that way.
Here’s a non-ranked, strictly for entertainment purposes only (Hi-Top does not condone violence, please don’t try this at home kids) list of the times the Celtics and Sixers threw hands. These two teams WENT AT IT:
The Legend v the Doctor:
In Preseason???? Preseason!!!!
Ainge gets popped:
And even if there wasn’t an actual fight it was still always a battle: